Family Violence Clinician - Bilingual (LICSW or LMHC)

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $48,000
Maximum: $50,000

Published

10/24/2018

Address

Amesbury
Massachusetts
United States

Description

Primary Responsibilities: The position of Bilingual Clinician is responsible for providing direct services that respond to the immediate needs of adult and child survivors of domestic violence. This is facilitated by using a family-centered and strength-based model of support. Interventions include assessment, advocacy, crisis intervention, counseling, psychotherapy, and safety planning to adults, children and their families. Primary responsibilities include providing trauma informed psychotherapy to adult and child survivors of domestic violence.

 

Major Duties:

  • Provide individual and family psychotherapy to children and adults who have experienced domestic violence
  • Complete data entry and maintain thorough clinical records in a timely manner. This includes assessments, treatment plans and clinical notes. 
  • Facilitate psycho educational and therapeutic groups for children and adults who have experienced domestic violence. 
  • Stay abreast of local and national issues in the domestic violence field
  • Complete other duties as assigned


Knowledge/Skills/Experience Required: 

  • 3-5 years’ experience in providing direct services to survivors of trauma.

·        English and Spanish language

  • Training in counseling, domestic violence, and crisis intervention.
  • Knowledge of trauma informed approaches.
  • Understanding and sensitivity of cultural and class diversity including immigration.
  • Understanding of child welfare, criminal justice and probate court systems.
  • Excellent written, verbal communication and presentation/training skills- ability to communicate with various constituents.

 

Education Required:

Master in social work degree, counseling or related field and current state licensure in either social work or mental health

Training in evidence-based practices not required but strongly preferred.

Level of Language Proficiency

English and Spanish

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

Master's degree

How To Apply

lmorin@jeannegeiger.org
http://www.jeannegeigercrisiscenter.org

Please send resume and cover letter to be considered for this position.


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